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British Troops at Sunbury 1779

January 19 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm

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One event on January 19, 2020 at 10:00 am

Fort Morris, and the colonial seaport town of Sunbury, were captured by British troops under the command of Brigadier General Augustin Prevost, on January 9th, 1779.

Visitors on this day will step through a portal in time and enjoy interacting with members of His Majesty’s 7th Regiment afoot British Regulars, Tory Militia, as well as members of the British Royal Navy.

Throughout the day on the hour, there will be cannon & musket firing demos, and presentations on the life of British soldiers stationed in the colonies during the Revolutionary War.

Cost: $4.50 per person

INFORMATION:

(912) 884-5999 or www.gastateparks.org/fortmorris

2559 Fort Morris Road
Midway, GA 31320
912-884-5999

Located 7 miles east of I-95, exit #76. Follow the brown Liberty Trail signs.

Admission $3-$4.50


Details

Date:
January 19
Time:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

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Venue

Fort Morris Historic Site

2559 Fort Morris Rd

Midway 31320,

GA

31320

United States

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Phone:
912-884-5999

Organizer

Fort Morris Historic Site
Phone:
912-884-5999
Website:
https://gastateparks.org/FortMorris